Children's Homes and Institutions in East Lothian, Scotland

Abbreviations: AB=Northern Ireland Area Board; IS=Industrial School; LA=Ladies' Association; PL=Poor Law Home;
   Rfy=Reformatory School; SA=Salvation Army; MH=Magdalen Home; MB=Mothers/Babies;
   CS=Certified School; AS=Approved School; CHE=Community Home; LD=List D;
   PHm=Probation Home; PHs=Probation Hostel; BI=Borstal; DC=Detention Centre;
   DB=Barnardo's; WS=Waifs & Strays / Children's Society; NCH=National Children's Home; CC=County Council;
   BC=Borough Council; LC=London Borough Council.

Links marked * are to pages on www.workhouses.org.uk.

  • Midlothian Council Tenterfield House, Dunbar Road, Haddington (CC)
  • Christie Homes Templedean Orphanage, Florabank Road, Haddington
  • Christie Homes Carmendean Orphanage, Florabank Road, Haddington
  • Christie Homes Tenterfield Orphanage, Hardgate, Haddington
  • Church of Scotland Home, Morham Vale, Morham, Haddington
  • Tynepark Training Home for Girls / Tynepark School, Tynepark House, Poldrate, Haddington (AS)
  • Girls Training Home / Levenhall Home for Boys, 51 Ravenshaugh Road, Levenhall, Musselburgh
  • Robertson Orphan Home for Girls, Hamilton Place, Musselburgh
  • Children's Village, Humbie, Musselburgh
  • Red House Home for Destitute Boys, Musselburgh
  • Red House Apprentice Home, Musselburgh
  • Glasclune House, Greenheads Road, North Berwick (DB)
  • Redholme, Greenheads Road, North Berwick (DB)
  • Christie Homes Holiday Home, North Berwick
  • Tyneholm House, Pencaitland (DB)
  • East Lothian Council Home, 14 Coalgate Avenue, Tranent (CC)
  • East Lothian Council Home, 67 Coalgate Avenue, Tranent (CC)
  • East Lothian Council Family Home, Tranent (CC)
  • St Joseph's Industrial School for Roman Catholic Boys, Tranent (IS/AS)